UW Health anesthesiologist physicians offer a wide spectrum of patient care, with specific focus on providing perioperative, critical care and pain management services. Anesthesiologists, clinical anesthetists and technicians work as a team during surgical and diagnostic procedures in the operating room suite and other locations at UW Hospital.
Sedation, regional anesthesia, analgesia and general anesthesia are used to provide patients with a satisfying experience during procedures performed by dentists, surgeons and other physicians. State-of-the-art anesthesia and monitoring devices provide the safest experience possible.

  • Preoperative assessment and testing
  • Sedation, regional anesthesia, analgesia and general anesthesia
  • Invasive hemodynamic monitoring
  • Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiographic monitoring
  • Intraoperative somatosensory evoked potential neurologic monitoring
  • Elective and emergency airway management
  • Perioperative peripheral and neuraxial nerve blocks for pain management
  • Perioperative vascular access